| May 15, 2014
| 7:49 AM
Tony Romo was just fine with all the speculation that Dallas might take former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel in the first round of the NFL draft last week.
Of course, we now know that they went with offensive lineman Zack Martin instead and...
| May 1, 2014
| 2:12 PM
Arlington Heights native Jimmy Garoppolo said his "dream scenario" is to get picked up by his hometown team, the Chicago Bears, next week during the National Football League draft.
"It would be cool if it happened," Garoppolo said at a Thursday...
| May 20, 2014
| 8:14 AM
The Kyle Orton saga continues in Dallas.
OK, how'd you do with that first sentence? Only seven words long -- did you make it through without busting out laughing or at least rolling your eyes and heaving an enormous sigh?
Look, we're at the point in...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As a star receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the speedy DeSean Jackson made a career of creating separation from defenders.
Now, it's the Eagles who have created separation, releasing him this week amid reports his off-field issues outweighed his...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:24 PM
What a difference a (pro) day makes.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel had a great one, consistently hitting his receivers in stride. Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater did not, struggling with his timing and accuracy in a choreographed on-campus workout...
| Apr 30, 2014
Tyrel Wilson doesn't expect to be chosen in next month's NFL draft and won't torment himself by watching the interminable seven rounds that extend over three days.
"I never have," Wilson said, "and I probably never will. … I'd rather go fishing."...
| May 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Tim Tebow was mocked during the White House Correspondents’ dinner, a night full of jokes that often come at the expense of the star-studded guest list.
Host Joel McHale took a shot at Tebow, who was one of many athletes attending the event....
| Mar 29, 2014
| 5:45 PM
COLLEGE PARK — Before Brandon Weeden's signing with the Dallas Cowboys to back up Tony Romo earlier this month, a league source said the Ravens were in talks to try to acquire the former Cleveland Browns starting quarterback.
| Apr 1, 2014
| 4:36 AM
The Ravens are hosting Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo, Florida State wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin, Utah cornerback Keith McGill and Cal outside linebacker Khairi Fortt for official visits Tuesday, according to league sources.
| Apr 12, 2014
| 5:41 AM
The best assassin isn't always the guy with the biggest gun. Sometimes it is the one with the quickest trigger, and the best aim.
The same theory applies to quarterbacks, and that's why Eastern Illinois quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo intrigues me....
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:45 PM
No more sneaking up on people. More than 1,300 receiving yards to be made up for by uncertain players, some of whom may not even be on the roster yet. A minefield of opponents that includes everyone from the toughest division in the NFC, if not the NFL....